15 04, 2020

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program available to Utahns

By |2020-04-15T12:07:27-07:00April 15th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (April 15, 2020) — The Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program as part of the CARES Act is now available for Utahns. This program will extend benefits to individuals previously ineligible for traditional unemployment benefits such as the self-employed or gig economy workers. “In the midst of receiving and processing a historic claim volume, [...]

15 01, 2020

Utah Has More Employment Opportunities Than Employees

By |2020-01-15T11:04:17-07:00January 15th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

State Ranks Fifth in Worker Availability Ratio with Three Workers for Every Four Jobs SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 15, 2020) – A new analysis by the United States Chamber of Commerce highlights America’s tight labor market and places Utah fifth among states with the lowest ratio of individuals looking for work and actual positions [...]